Wednesday and Thursday
a part of the KCSWCD website
page updated 08/30/2013
The dates for 2013 have been scheduled for Wednesday & Thursday August 21-22, 2013. See you there....
The 2013 Maine Farm Days August 21 and 22 was a big success.
Planning has already begun for next year..
Once again it will be at Misty Meadows Farm in Clinton. When the 2014 dates are established they will be posted here.
The following materials are from 2013 and gives you some sort of idea or plans for next year.
--Here is a copy of the Exhibit Contract for 2013.
--Take a look at the 2013 brochure and get an idea of what to expect this coming year.
-- Here is a map & directions.
As of today, the Commissioner's Breakfast is still scheduled for 10 a.m. on Wednesday morning. We are expecting to see both Commissioner Walt Whitcomb and Governor Paul LePage. If you plan to be at MFDays on Wednesday, be sure to stop by Join us for coffee and donuts, and hear what they have to say.
See the brochure for the workshop schedule. There will be "Pesticide Credits" available through the UMaine Cooperative Extension Service if you need those. The workshops will cover issues of
Pest and Weed Identification,
Integrated Pest Management,
Maine Farm Days at Misty Meadows in Clinton.
For those of you who use Facebook, you may want to follow the news about the Maine Farm Days event through that system of communications. Check it out.
2013 POSTER CONTEST
ALL AGES WELCOME TO PARTICIPATE
MUST CONTAIN ORIGINAL ARTWORK AND BE IN COLOR
MUST BE SUBMITTED ON A 11X14 POSTER PAPER
MUST INCLUDE TITLE “MAINE FARM DAYS”
MUST BE AN AGRICULTURAL THEME RELATED TO FARM DAYS
MUST BE SUBMITTED BY AUGUST 1ST, 2013, NO EXCEPTIONS
ONLY ONE ENTRY PER PERSON
POSTER WILL BECOME PROPERTY OF MAINE FARM DAYS
CASH PRIZE OF $100 TO WINNER.
WINNER WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT MAINE FARM DAYS
MAIL POSTER TO MAINE FARM DAYS; 71 MCKENNEY RD; CLINTON, MAINE 04927
PLEASE INCLUDE WITH POSTER
NAME, ADDRESS, TELEPHONE NUMBER AND AGE
2013 WHOOPIE PIE AND PIE CONTEST
JUNIOR DIVISION AGE 12-18
ADULT DIVISION AGE 19-99
PIE MUST BE APPLE, BAKED IN DISPOSABLE PAN (PIES ARE NOT RETURNED) AND MUST INCLUDE ORIGINAL RECIPE WHEN SUBMITTED. MUST SUBMITTED 3 WHOOPIE PIES INDIVIDUALLY WRAPPED MUST INCLUDE THE ORIGINAL RECIPE WHEN SUBMITTED
CASH PRIZES FOR THE TOP 3 IN EACH DIVISION $100, $50 AND$ 25
ONLY ONE ENTRY PER PERSON FOR EACH CATEGORY
$5.00 REGISTRATION FEE FOR EACH CONTEST OF PIE AND WHOOPIE PIE
AUGUST 21ST, 201
REGISTRATION AT 11:00 JUDGING AT 1:00
FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 426-8589 OR 426-8586
In 2013 CLINTON – Maine Farm Days is scheduled for August 21 & 22. The event will be at Misty Meadows Farm on the Hill Road in Clinton Maine. The event will run from 9 am to 4 pm daily.
Admission is free and open to the public.
The event includes activities for both farmers and non-farmers alike. Including a range of agribusiness exhibits’, equipment dealers, wagon tours, children’s learning center, craft tent, farmers market and educational speakers and presentations. It is an extravaganza of animals, farm information, interesting people, equipment, food and entertaining displays.
More information check this website in the coming months or 'friend' Maine Farm Days on facebook.
For more information on the 2011 Maine Farm Days contact:
Kennebec County SWCD
21 Enterprise Dr. Suite #1
Augusta, ME 04330
207-622-7847 ext. 3
or e-mail at Dale@kcswcd.org
959 Preble Ave.
Madison, ME 04950
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